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The Merrymakers Look Backward


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III. Dorothy Eaves and Arthur Holland will conspire in perpetrating a duet

VI. Firewater
A Red Indian Drama arranged by Dorothy Eaves
Scene: The Camp of the Tribe of Soda Syphons
The following musical number is included:
Hoojah Boolah.. Squiers
Sung by Elsie Eaves and Jack Evans

VII. Doris Worsley and the Piano

VIII. Dorothy Eaves in a Character Cameo

IX. Jack Evans (Tenor) will sing 'Absent' Metcalfe

X. Arthur Holland (Comedian) in a humorous interlude

XI. Galloping Horses (Longstaffe)


Performer: Dorothy Eaves
Comedian: Arthur Holland
Arranged by (Firewater): Dorothy Eaves
Big Chief Running Nose: Raymond Glendenning
Little Pig Skin, his daughter: Elsie Eaves
The Young Brave, Big Noise: Jack Evans
The Witch Doctor: Dorothy Eaves
The Paleface: Arthur Holland
Singer (Hoolah Boolah): Elsie Eaves
Singer (Hoolah Boolah): Jack Evans
Singer/Pianist: Doris Worsley
Tenor: Jack Evans
Author (Galloping Horses): null Longstaffe
The Showman: Arthur Holland
The Dude: Jack Evans
The Old Man: Raymond Glendenning
The Old Lady: Elsie Eaves
The Coster: Dorothy Eaves

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